WHEREAS Highway 82 from Glenwood Springs to Aspen is the only transportation corridor in the Roaring Fork Valley; and
WHEREAS efficient and safe transportation movement is of vital importance to the economic vitality of the entire Roaring Fork Valley; and
WHEREAS the timely completion of all of Highway 82 corridor improvements directly effects the day to day life of tens of thousands of commuters from Garfield, Eagle and Pitkin Counties, and
WHEREAS the entrance to the Aspen section of the Highway corridor is not yet funded;
THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that Club 20 supports the timely allocation of funds as they become available to complete the final section of the Highway 82 corridor from the roundabout into Aspen in accordance with the Record of Decision, if needed City of Aspen voter approvals are granted, or if a new alternative is approved for the Entrance to Aspen via a modification of the Record of Decision.
Adopted March 2, 2001
Amended September 11, 2009